Discoveries Educare - Papakura Auckland

Qualified head teacher U2

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 1:42 PM 14 June 2021
Closes 03 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HALuW

Our centre is based in Papakura and we are looking to welcome a new staff member to our team. Our centre is licensed for 25 U2s and is filling up fast.  

We are seeking a qualified registered ECE teacher, who is passionate about working with babies and infants. The right candidate will have the ability to work collaboratively with others to provide a rich and supportive learning environment for our tamariki.   

  • This is a full-time, permanent position
  • Experience working with 0–2-year-olds is preferred  
  • Te reo Māori is advantageous but not essential
  • Our centre hours are from 7am–6pm, however fixed shifts may be a possibility.

The successful applicant will:

  • Understand that health and safety is a priority
  • Be able to lead by example and inspire others to achieve their potential
  • Be solution oriented and able to handle situations under pressure
  • Have the ability to communicate openly, honestly and effectively and maintain confidentiality
  • Engage others and have the ability to influence, mentor and coach others
  • Understand the significance of the Treaty of Waitangi and display cultural sensitivity
  • Be part of a warm, energetic and enthusiastic team who value teamwork, integrity and kindness.
  • Be a qualified registered ECE teacher
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills and be confident in planning, writing and contributing  
  • Share ideas and have the ability to create opportunities for children to learn through play
  • Have a kind, calm, resilient and patient demeanour and be passionate about their role as an educator.

We have a new supportive management team who understands each individuals needs. Staff are valued and respected and we offer an inclusive working environment.

Hard work will be rewarded with:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Childcare discounts
  • Comprehensive support for provisionally certificated teachers
  • Regular professional learning opportunities
  • A professional and passionate team to support you in personal and professional growth. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Business Operations Manager
(09) 298 1960

Vacancy reference #:1HALuW

Listed 1:42 PM 14 June 2021
Closes 03 July 2021

Discoveries Educare - Papakura NZ

ECE centre details

Discoveries Educare - Papakura

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 100

Service ID: 46823
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Physical address:
1 Prictor St, Papakura Central, Auckland

Postal Address:
465 Parnell Road, Parnell, Auckland 1052